Gerald Leonard

Boston University School of Law

Professor

765 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston, MA 02215

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Towards a Legal History of American Criminal Theory: Culture and Doctrine from Blackstone to the Model Penal Code

Buffalo Criminal Law Review, Vol. 6, No. 2
Number of pages: 143 Posted: 22 Nov 2002
Gerald Leonard
Boston University School of Law
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Abstract:

substantive criminal law, criminal law, utilitarian, retributivist, strict liability, intellectual history, public wrongs, Model Penal Code, private and public justice, statutory rape, moral justice, criminal reformers, criminal theory, Victorian America

2.

Party as a 'Political Safeguard of Federalism': Martin Van Buren and the Constitutional Theory of Party Politics

Rutgers Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Nov 2001
Gerald Leonard
Boston University School of Law
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Political party, constitution, federalism, coordinate construction, politics, Van Buren

3.

Rape, Murder, and Formalism: What Happens If We Define Mistake of Law?

Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 00-09
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 28 Sep 2000
Gerald Leonard
Boston University School of Law
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4.

Law and Politics Reconsidered: A New Constitutional History of Dred Scott

Law and Social Inquiry, Vol. 34, No. 3, 2009, Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 09-38
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 03 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2009
Gerald Leonard
Boston University School of Law
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5.

Iredell Reclaimed: Farewell to Snowiss's History of Judicial Review

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 81, No. 3, 2006, Boston University School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series, Working Paper No. 06-37
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Sep 2006
Gerald Leonard
Boston University School of Law
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Abstract:

judicial review, history of judicial review, Larry Kramer, Sylvia Snowiss, legislative sovereignty, popular sovereignty, separation of powers, doubtful case rule

6.

Jefferson's Constitutions

Forthcoming in CONSTITUTIONS AND THE CLASSICS: PATTERNS OF CONSTITUTIONAL THOUGHT FROM JOHN FORTESCUE TO JEREMY BENTHAM (D.J.Galligan ed.; Oxford University Press, 2014), Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-68
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 31 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2014
Gerald Leonard
Boston University School of Law
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Abstract:

Thomas Jefferson, Martin Van Buren, constitutional history, federalism, states' rights, slavery, democracy, political parties, Alien and Sedition Acts, Summary View, Notes on the State of Virginia

7.

Holmes on the Lochner Court

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 85, p. 1001, 2005, Boston University School of Law Working Paper No. 06-38
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 01 Oct 2006
Gerald Leonard
Boston University School of Law
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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., Lochner, Lochner Court, Fourteenth Amendment, Constitution, political dimension of constitutional law, legal dimension of constitutional law

8.

Punishment Without Conviction: Controlling The Use of Unconvicted Conduct in Federal Sentencing

Berkeley Journal of Criminal Law 17:2 Fall 2012, Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 13-21
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Jun 2013
Gerald Leonard and Christine Dieter
Boston University School of Law and Boston University
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sentencing, criminal law